Documentary Series About Stigma of Mental Illness Premieres Friday

“Make it OK: Stigma & Mental Illness,” a new documentary series targeting the stigma surrounding mental illnesses, made its television broadcast premiere on Friday, Oct. 25, on Twin Cities Public Television. The series, produced in partnership with HealthPartners and the National Alliance on Mental Illness—Minnesota, takes an in-depth look at the state of mental illnesses in the state. The premiere episode features stories from Minnesotans experiencing mental illnesses and interviews with HealthPartners President and CEO Mary Brainerd and KSTP-5 meteorologist Ken Barlow.